1. KarmaEcrivain94's Avatar
    Hi everyone,
    I have a big problem, and I need a solution. Pretty fast.
    Basically I have a TextBlock on my MainPage, but it's contents have to transfer to Page1 as soon as the user navigates there. How the hell can I do that in vb.net please? I thought of getting it to pass via an argument in the URI, but I have no idea how I could recuperate it once I'm on Page1...
    I've been looking for 40 minutes, and still can't find anything, so I've come here :/

    P.S. I'm a big newbie in the dev world, so I wouldn't refuse a little code alongside your explanations :P
    10-29-2014 04:50 PM
  2. KarmaEcrivain94's Avatar
    I found a way around this. Pretty dirty, really not Professional, but it works just fine :)
    Here is what I did:

    On MainPage.xaml.vb:
    Private Sub status_Tap(sender As Object, e As Input.GestureEventArgs) Handles StatusClick.Tap
    NavigationService.Navigate(New Uri("/Page1.xaml", UriKind.Relative))
    Dim objWriter As New System.IO.StreamWriter("Log.txt")
    objWriter.Write(GhostText.Text)
    objWriter.Close()
    End Sub

    On page1.xaml.vb
    Private Sub LayoutRoot_Loaded(sender As Object, e As RoutedEventArgs) Handles LayoutRoot.Loaded
    Dim srRead As New System.IO.StreamReader("Log.txt")
    Dim strFileText As String = ""
    strFileText = srRead.ReadToEnd
    srRead.Close()
    TextBlock1.Text = strFileText
    End Sub
    10-30-2014 11:22 AM
  3. Ben Adams's Avatar
    A dirty approach would be to create some shared fields on the app.vb and stash state there and reference via the class
    11-22-2014 11:57 AM

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